National Jeweler Network

Majors

04/16/15

Pandora campaign focuses on everyday style

Pandora is launching a marketing campaign close to Mother’s Day that is “designed to inspire women to embrace the self-creator within.”

04/14/15

Yurman suit against Sam’s Club cleared to proceed

A federal judge in Texas has denied Sam’s Club’s motion to dismiss the trademark infringement suit the well-known jewelry brand filed against it last fall.

04/13/15

Scott Kay Inc. starts building new sales team

The brand, which was acquired by manufacturer Frederick Goldman earlier this year, has hired Bruce Lake and Cathy Marsh.

04/10/15

Two private equity firms acquire Spence Diamonds

Lion Capital has partnered with retail investor and operator Ivest Consumer Partners to purchase Canada’s Spence Diamonds, with an eye toward possible expansion.

04/10/15

Tiffany pledges money to New York museum

The retailer will be the lead sponsor of the Whitney Museum’s biennials, its every-other-year exhibitions of contemporary American artists, through 2021.

04/09/15

Alexandra Mor debuts at iconic New York retailer

This spring holds two milestones for designer Alexandra Mor--her brand’s fifth anniversary, and the launch of a 16-piece capsule collection at Bergdorf Goodman. 

04/08/15

RJC CEO Deo out as organization restructures

The Responsible Jewellery Council has terminated the contract of CEO Ashish Deo, who has been with the organization for only eight months, and is transitioning to an executive director-led model. 

04/08/15

Jewelry executive Terri Eagle joins Michael Aram

She has held executive positions at John Hardy USA, Stephen Webster/Garrard and David Yurman, and now will head the homewares company, which recently branched out into fine jewelry.  

04/07/15

Zale faces possible class action for time shaving

Lawyers in California are seeking to bring a class action lawsuit against the retail chain on behalf of nearly 20,000 employees who allegedly were cheated out of overtime pay.